Gene Linkage

Fu et al. (J Exp Med 140:1108, 1974) demonstrated a linkage between HLA and the gene responsible for complement component C2. Allen (Vox Sang 27:382, 1974) reported that the complement Factor B (Bf) gene is in linkage with HLA genes.

International Union of Immunological SocietiesUniversity of South AfricaInstitute of Infectious Disease and Molecular MedicineElizabeth Glazer Pediatric Aids FoundationStellenbosch University